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Parental concerns lead to spill over FCPS Board meeting; some Falls City Educators, Region V and The Committee for Children respond

  By Nikki McKim; Brian McKim contributed to this story Concerned parents, grandparents and community members gathered at the most

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Herbster takes Richardson County in Early Election results; Falls City and Humboldt to see city sales tax increase

In early voting results: Charles Herbster took Richardson County’s race for Governor with 814 votes; Brett Lindstrom, 302; Jim Pillen,

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Richardson County Sheriff’s Office Arrests 5/2/22-5/8/22

– Diangel Aldana, 23, of Nebraska City, NE was arrested by Richardson County Deputies on 05-02-2022 on a Richardson County

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Falls City Booster Club hosts Athletic Awards Night

On Sunday, May 1, 2022, the Falls City Tiger Booster Club hosted the annual Athletic Awards Night at Prichard Auditorium.

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Journal earns all time best nine Nebraska Press Association awards

Nine Falls City Journal entries from publications between January 1, 2021, and December 31, 2021, earned awards at the annual

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Richardson County Sheriff’s Office Arrests 4/25/22-5/1/22

Michael Potter, 44 of Reserve, KS was arrested on 4/25/22 on a Richardson County warrant for failing to appear for

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Falls City’s Michelle Keithley releases statement on Charles Herbster

STATEMENT FROM MICHELLE KEITHLEY Charles W. Herbster’s Executive Assistant comes forward to tell her side of the story about the

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Humboldt citizens hear reasons why 1.5% sales tax increase is needed

  By Nikki McKim; photos by Chelsie Alexander Humboldt Mayor Bob Mendenhall and Larry Stauffer and Jan Wilhelm of the

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FC City Council looks to discuss and take action on the appointment of Anthony Nussbaum as City Administrator

During the next City Council meeting, the council looks to discuss and take action on the appointment of Anthony Nussbaum

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Cluskey resigns as City Administrator

Kevin Cluskey resigned from his position of City Administrator effective immediately. The news was confirmed by Mayor Bindle Thursday afternoon.

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Lady Irish cruise into semifinals

By Brian McKim The top-seeded Sacred Heart Irish made their way to the NSAA state semifinals, downing the Wynot Blue

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Commissioners to hold Public meeting to receive public comments regarding the granting of ARPA Funds to local organizations

The Richardson County Board of Commissioners will hold an open and public hearing on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, at 10:00

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Local 2022 Primary/General Election Candidates

The deadline has passed and the list of candidates who have filed for election for the 2022 Primary/General Election to

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Citizens Committee meets to discuss possible jail expansion – Committee plans to meet again on Feb. 16th, Public encouraged to attend

By Nikki McKim Following a 2 ½ hour session last Wednesday evening in the District Courtroom, the Richardson County Jail

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“I’m excited about the Department we have, what the future holds” Sheriff Rick Hardesty talks about his time in office and the need for a jail addition

Story by Nikki McKim; photo by Chelsie Alexander. (This interview with Sheriff Hardesty was conducted before the passing of Sgt.

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Half cent tax increase to go on the primary ballot and Froeschl gives update on transmission line proposal

By Nikki McKim During the first City Council meeting of the new year, Falls City Council members approved a resolution

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Falls City Fire Department receives $20,000 donation

Submitted; file photo by Chelsie Alexander The Falls City Volunteer Fire Department received a $20,000.00 donation from Amalia Pizzagalli Morehead

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Luhring explains generator issues to City Council during last week’s meeting

By Nikki McKim; photo by Brian McKim During the Monday, December 20, Falls City, City Council meeting, Mayor Shawna Bindle

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Council discusses ARPA funds for transmission line and new positions

During the December 20, 2021, City Council meeting, Stonebrook Exterior of Lincoln requested to block a portion of West 17th

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Falls City residents asked to conserve power as Commissioners meet to discuss storm

The Richardson County Commissioners met today for an emergency meeting to discuss yesterday’s storms that moved through the area, bringing

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Smithsonian’s “Crossroads: Change in Rural America” now open at the Stalder Gallery

The Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, in cooperation with Nebraska Humanities Council and the Richardson County Arts and Humanities Council,

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COVID cases have climbed significantly in Richardson County

A statement from Ryan Larsen, CEO at Community Medical Center, Falls City. After months of low Covid incidence, Richardson County’s

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Bangert named Falls City High School head football coach

In a press release issued today, it was announced that Jack Bangert, Former Omaha South Assistant Football Coach and current

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Fritz released of coaching duties at FC Public

  According to a media release issued this afternoon by Falls City Public Schools Athletic Director Don Hogue, Darin Fritz

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Now is the time to prepare for winter, Let these local businesses help!

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